Media merger: AT&T agrees to buy Time Warner for $85.4B, HBO and CNN’s parent company

October 25, 2016 in Business

NEW YORK (AP) — AT&T is buying Time Warner, the owner of the Warner Bros. movie studio as well as HBO and CNN, for $85.4 billion in a deal that […]

AT&T donates to 2 museums

May 12, 2016 in Education, News

By Janice K. Neal-Vincent Contributing Writer Several key persons met at the famous Woodworth Chapel at Tougaloo College the morning of May 6, to announce a $250,000 donation from AT&T […]

NCNW holds Legacy Awards Breakfast

November 12, 2015 in Business, Education

By Janice K. Neal-Vincent, Ph.D. Contributing Writer Words of inspiration were heard by attendees of the National Council of Negro Women Metro Jackson Chapter’s 13th Legacy Awards Breakfast Saturday at […]

AT&T Bringing Broadband to Nearly 133,000 Rural Homes and Businesses in Mississippi

September 17, 2015 in Business, News

The Mississippi Link Newswire JACKSON, Miss. – AT&T is committed to widespread broadband deployment, including serving those who live and work in hard-to-reach and remote areas. Even with the latest technology, […]

Companies get $51.5 million from FCC to expand fast Internet in Mississippi

September 4, 2015 in Business

JACKSON, Mississippi (AP) — Three telecommunications companies are getting $51.5 million to expand fast Internet service in rural parts of Mississippi that currently don’t have access. AT&T is getting $49.8 […]

AT&T fined $100M fine for ‘unlimited’ data plans; Here’s how this helps you

June 18, 2015 in Business

(AP) AT&T got hit in the checkbook. An unlimited data plan is great, until you slow the Internet speed. And that is what AT&T Mobility LLC, which said it would […]


March 31, 2015 in Business, News

Investment Expands Access to Nation’s Strongest 4G LTE Signal The Mississippi Link Newswire JACKSON, MISS.,  MARCH, 31,  2015 — AT&T* has invested more than $950 million in its best-in-class wireless […]

AT&T agrees to buy DirecTV in $48.5 billion deal

May 19, 2014 in Business, News

LOS ANGELES (AP) — AT&T Inc. on Sunday agreed to buy satellite TV provider DirecTV for $48.5 billion, or $95 per share, a deal both companies described as transformational as […]